premise

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logical reasoning from general premise to particular conclusion deduction , synthesis
literary or artistic principles, premise donnée
artistic premise of literary work donnée
logic syllogism in which a premise or conclusion is not stated explicitly enthymeme
argument with implied premise or conclusion enthymeme
premise, to assert the truth of a hypothesize , posit , postulate
logical fallacy of using as a true premise a proposition that is yet to be proved hysteron proteron
premise of a syllogism that contains the major term (which is the predicate of the conclusion) major premise , major premiss
premise of a syllogism that contains the minor term (which is the subject of the conclusion) minor premise , minor premiss , subsumption
fact that logically justifies some premise or conclusion reason
sociological theory based on the premise that society comes before individuals structuralism , structural sociology
premise, and conclusion, major premise, minor syllogism
reasoning with major and minor premise and conclusion syllogism
logical reasoning with major and minor premise and conclusion syllogism
unproved statement put forward as a premise in an argument thesis
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